Swiss?Why do people speak Italian in Switzerland?

6 min

Available until 12/07/2024

In this episode of his hilarious series on Switzerland, French comedian David Castello-Lopes reminds us that French and German are not the only languages spoken in Switzerland. People speak Italian there, too. A humorous dive into the canton of Ticino to find out why.

This programme of the Swiss channel SRG SSR is part of The European Collection, a joint initiative of European public media (ARD, ARTE, France Télévisions, SRG SSR and ZDF), coordinated by ARTE.

Production

SRF

Country

Switzerland

Year

2021

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